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“Stunning Views” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway

Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway
1845 E Cedar Trails Way, Park City, UT
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Ranked #3 of 33 attractions in Park City
Type: Scenic Drives
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Flagler Beach, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Stunning Views”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We drove this area and hiked along the way twice. Pack a lunch and enjoy it sitting on top of one of the mountains like we did.

Visited October 2013
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Layton, Utah
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Gorgeous”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We missed the leaves, but still an absolutely gorgeous drive. I would recommend this to anyone seeking a peaceful drive.

Visited October 2013
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Newport Beach, CA
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6 attraction reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
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“beautiful scenery”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The road is closed for at least 4 months a year, depending on the weather. Summer or fall, however, the views and trees are absolutely beautiful. It's a great way to feel like you're in the middle of nowhere while actually being close to the Montage or the Homestead resorts. A gorgeous drive!

Visited October 2013
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Cottonwood Heights, Utah
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“Gotta do it!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Of course it may not be open when you're visiting, but should be on your list of mountain adventure experiences. It's a great way to venture up Big Cottonwood and come down into Park City. We went up this spring with out of town visitors and I was surprised how good the was. We all had a fun time on that beautiful day!

Visited June 2013
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Napa, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviews in 16 cities Reviews in 16 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Perfect Fall drive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We made this drive after eating lunch at the Montage Resort. We come to Park City every year and had never been on this road....shame on us! In the Fall, it's amazing with all of the beautiful colors. If you like, you can continue the road to Salt Lake, or to Midway, but going to the summit is spectacular.

Visited September 2013
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